Affects Version/s: 6.0.12 EE
Environment:LIFERAY VERSION: 6.0
OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows 7
APPLICATION SERVER: JBoss 5.x
JAVA VIRTUAL MACHINE: Java 6
DATABASE: Oracle 11g
These questions were brought up in the pod meeting and seem out of support's expertise.
1. Short description of the clients issue:
Customer has a napplication which is exposed as a web service. They now need to access the data from this web service in liferay theme's navigation.vm to show the list. The have a few specific questions. Their deliverable's are on hold because of this issue and they would appreciate an immediate response.
2. Steps to reproduce / testing done:
3. Results of steps / testing:
i) Does liferay support external restful web services?
ii)Do I need to create a plugin portlet which contains custom liferay service calling utility?
iii)My service calling utility won't be creating any database table in liferay.I just need to call a web service ,so that I can access it in navigation.vm
iv)Please provide some code snippet so that i can build some understanding about liferay code to access external web service ?
6. End Goal:
Can we clarify their questions.